Statements on the occasion of the Indigenous Day 2017
Statements launched for the day:
- World still lagging on indigenous rights 10 years after historic declaration, UN experts warn (Joint Statement by the Three UN Mechanisms on Indigenous Peoples).
- Joint Statement by the United Nations Inter Agency Support Group on International Day
- Indigenous Peoples Still Face Exclusion, Vulnerability Despite Recent Progress, More than 40 United Nations Agencies Say in Joint Statement (Press Release by UN on the International Day)
Further information on the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples as well as statements by UN agencies, programmes and funds are available at: http://www.un.org/en/events/indigenousday/